WhatSalon is looking to recognise some of the stars of the industry with the WhatSalon Awards.
Anyone at any stage in their career can enter, the image can be shot by a professional photographer or on your phone – what we are looking for is for you to showcase your skills and show us some great hairdressing.
Cut and Colour Me Beautiful
Hair Stylist: Michelle Griffin
Photographer: Richard Miles
Make up Artist: Lauren Mathis and Lucy Flower
Fashion Stylist: Clare Frith
Showcase the latest trends and techniques in this image. Create a total look, a colour to compliment a great cut. Bold or subtle, whatever you prefer, WOW our judges with your work.
Hair: Jay Birmingham
Makeup: Haus of Maschera
Photography: Lulia David
We want to see the work you do everyday in the salon – hair that keeps clients coming back for more. Short, long or in between we want to see what makes you a star of the salon floor.
Hair: Zoe Irwin
What’s the next big trend for 2020? Use your talent to create an image that stops the judges in their tracks and makes them think – “I wish I had done that”.
Hair: Keith Harris
Makeup Artist: Rita Simone
Stylist: Ekaterina Belaya
Photographer: Daria Belikova
Showcase your make up skills and create a look that is alluring and beautiful. Our experts will be looking for a flawless finish and make up that enhances real beauty.
Jim Shaw Men’s Collection Credits
Collection name: Decade
Photographer: Tony Le-Britto
Hair: Jim Shaw using American Crew American Crew UK
Make-Up: Roseanna Velin
Styling: Bernard Connolly
Good grooming is always on trend. We’re looking for something that reflects the trends for 2020 and will influence men’s hairstyling.
How to Enter
Between now and 6th January 2020 send your high res images (300dpi) by WeTransfer or Dropbox to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your contact details – name, Instagram handle, salon, address, tel no and email along with which category you are entering.
You can enter as many categories as you like as many times as you like. Please make sure each entry is clearly marked with which category you want to enter.
Closing date Monday 6th January 2020 and entries will be judged by a panel of industry experts.
All finalists will be announced at the end of January and will be invited to attend Salon Summit on Birmingham on Sunday June 7th 2020, where as part of the summit we will be announcing the winners and presenting the awards.
All finalists will also be entered into the People’s Choice Award, which will be voted for by attendees of the Salon Summit Roadshows in Edinburgh, Manchester and Bristol and will also be announced at Salon Summit 2020.